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Great Bend Tribune
Rev your enginesSpring brings many activities to the local community and one of these activitie
Rev your engines
Great Bend Tribune / Posted yesterday
Spring brings many activities to the local community and one of these activities involves fast cars, a drag strip and plenty of loud engines. That’s right, drag racing is back in Great Bend with many events coming to the Great Bend Expo... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Wilmington detailing expert returns from Boeing Centennial eventMark Johnson of Buff Masters Hand Car Wash & Detail Center has returned from a
Wilmington detailing expert returns from Boeing Centennial event
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
Mark Johnson of Buff Masters Hand Car Wash & Detail Center has returned from a two-week trip to the Boeing Centennial, where he worked on a 60-man team to clean and preserve 17 historic airplanes at Seattle’s Museum of Flight. According to a news... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Report: Marine Corps investigating photo of iconic flag raising on Iwo Jimahas opened an investigation into whether it misidentified one of the six men sh
Report: Marine Corps investigating photo of iconic flag raising on Iwo Jima
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
has opened an investigation into whether it misidentified one of the six men shown raising an American flag atop Mount Suribachi on Iwo Jima in February 1945, the Associated Press reported Monday. The picture, taken by AP photographer Joe... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
B-29 'Doc' a step closer to airworthiness certificateMay 02--Four volunteers on Monday morning attached a nameplate to the Wichita-b
B-29 'Doc' a step closer to airworthiness certificate
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
May 02--Four volunteers on Monday morning attached a nameplate to the Wichita-built B-29 Bomber known as "Doc," one of the last steps to achieving its Federal Aviation Administration airworthiness certificate. The volunteers -- Ervin Berger, Connie... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Marine Corps investigating photo of iconic flag raising on Iwo Jimahas opened an investigation into whether it misidentified one of the six men sh
Marine Corps investigating photo of iconic flag raising on Iwo Jima
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
has opened an investigation into whether it misidentified one of the six men shown raising an American flag atop Mount Suribachi on Iwo Jima in February 1945, the Associated Press reported Monday. The picture, taken by AP photographer Joe... Read more
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The Morning Call
Marine Corps investigating photo of iconic flag raising on Iwo Jimahas opened an investigation into whether it misidentified one of the six men sh
Marine Corps investigating photo of iconic flag raising on Iwo Jima
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
has opened an investigation into whether it misidentified one of the six men shown raising an American flag atop Mount Suribachi on Iwo Jima in February 1945, the Associated Press reported Monday. The picture, taken by AP photographer Joe... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Robert J. MiorelliApril 29, 2016 , 90, a resident of Fritzingertown Senior Living Community, Dru
Robert J. Miorelli
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
April 29, 2016 , 90, a resident of Fritzingertown Senior Living Community, Drums for the past eight years, passed away Friday evening in Lehigh Valley Hospital Hazleton. Born in Hazleton, he was the son of the late Joseph and Anna... Read more
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Oxford Mail
SNOOKER & BILLIARDS: Ali leads Oracle F to Oxford League titleaway Woodstock in their final game. Hasan Ali won twice as Oracle edged past t
SNOOKER & BILLIARDS: Ali leads Oracle F to Oxford League title
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
away Woodstock in their final game. Hasan Ali won twice as Oracle edged past their hosts to top the Premier Division by two points. Teammates Altaf Ali and Liam Sullivan contributed one victory each. New Club A win the Division 1 title by... Read more
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Daily Mail
Declassified pictures show atomic bomb blowing up US warship in 1946Newly declassified pictures show USS Independence as it was blown up alongside
Declassified pictures show atomic bomb blowing up US warship in 1946
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Newly declassified pictures show USS Independence as it was blown up alongside 77 other ships as part of atomic tests at Bikini Atoll in 1946 USS Independence was used in atomic weapon tests at Bikini Atoll in 1946 Researchers lost the wreck - but... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Where should I walk in the Peak District?across more than 1,400 square kilometres of hills at the southern end of the Pe
Where should I walk in the Peak District?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
across more than 1,400 square kilometres of hills at the southern end of the Pennines, the national park is a decidedly British spread of open uplands, towering outcrops, long ridges and deep gorges. Split between the limestone crags of the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas history students to attend national competition in MarylandAnnual results of the state’s Kansas History Day competition are in. The compet
Kansas history students to attend national competition in Maryland
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Annual results of the state’s Kansas History Day competition are in. The competition, held at Washburn University on April 23, involves in-depth work by students highlighting historical events. First and second place winners will advance to the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas history students to attend national competitionAnnual results of the state’s Kansas History Day competition are in. The compet
Kansas history students to attend national competition
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Annual results of the state’s Kansas History Day competition are in. The competition, held at Washburn University on April 23, involves in-depth work by students highlighting historical events. First and second place winners will advance to the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
WHS boys drop Altoonajump (18-10 1/2) and Ethan Kutza won the shot put (48-07 1/4) and discus (154-0
WHS boys drop Altoona
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
jump (18-10 1/2) and Ethan Kutza won the shot put (48-07 1/4) and discus (154-04 1/2) to help Jersey Shore defeat Mifflinburg, 106-44. Nana Appiah-Padi won the 100 (11.1) and long jump (20-01 1/2) and Dominic Farronato won the triple jump and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
America's 'permanent aircraft carrier' in Guam ramps up its basesGuam: America's 'permanent aircraft carrier' in the Pacific ramps up its bases
America's 'permanent aircraft carrier' in Guam ramps up its bases
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Guam: America's 'permanent aircraft carrier' in the Pacific ramps up its bases By freelance correspondent Ben Bohane in Guam Watching the tourists with their flamingo inflatables lolling on the sparkling sea and white sand of Guam, with large... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Air show could return to Jefferson County after 16 yearsHigh-flying aerobatic and pyrotechnical acts could perform over Jefferson Count
Air show could return to Jefferson County after 16 years
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
High-flying aerobatic and pyrotechnical acts could perform over Jefferson County skies as early as April 2017 in a revived air show being proposed by a local military group. The last time the county hosted an air show was May 2001. The date would... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Bluefield, North Carolina native is flying high as director of aviation museumApril 25--CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Wally Coppinger never planned to run a museum, or
Bluefield, North Carolina native is flying high as director of aviation museum
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
April 25--CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Wally Coppinger never planned to run a museum, or meet Clint Eastwood and Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger for that matter. In fact, the Bluefield native said he never in his "wildest dreams" thought he would be doing... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Bluefield native is flying high as director of aviation museumApril 25--CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Wally Coppinger never planned to run a museum, or
Bluefield native is flying high as director of aviation museum
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
April 25--CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Wally Coppinger never planned to run a museum, or meet Clint Eastwood and Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger for that matter. In fact, the Bluefield native said he never in his "wildest dreams" thought he would be doing... Read more
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Everett Herald
Boeing innovations: Sometimes lucrative, sometimes a bustThe Boeing Century, 1916-2016 Mechanic Austin Ballard examines a spark plug
Boeing innovations: Sometimes lucrative, sometimes a bust
Everett Herald / Posted 10 days ago
The Boeing Century, 1916-2016 Mechanic Austin Ballard examines a spark plug as he works on the engines of a Boeing 247D at the Museum of Flight Restoration Center at Paine Field in Everett... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
1940s: Growth pattern makes a u-turnperiod in the 1940s, the city’s uninterrupted growth pattern reversed. Scranto
1940s: Growth pattern makes a u-turn
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
period in the 1940s, the city’s uninterrupted growth pattern reversed. Scranton’s 1940 population of 140,404 had dropped by 3,000 from the preceding decade. It represented the first time the municipality had lost population since records began in... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
History shaped business landscape in ScrantonT oday’s Scranton business landscape finds precedent in the city’s earliest yea
History shaped business landscape in Scranton
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
T oday’s Scranton business landscape finds precedent in the city’s earliest years, descendants of mining and railroad activity. While Scranton may have been settled because of the proximity to water, which equaled power, the city became a... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Lone WWII veteran experiences memorial for first time“I thought it was a joke,” the 88-year-old said, laughing. “I thought it was an
Lone WWII veteran experiences memorial for first time
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
“I thought it was a joke,” the 88-year-old said, laughing. “I thought it was an April Fools’ Day gag, and boy, was I wrong.” Out of the 105 veterans on the Honor Flight of the Quad Cities Thursday, Cooper, of Dixon, was the only veteran who served... Read more
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The News-Herald
April 21Gilmour 8, University 2 University 000 110 0 — 2 6 2 Gilmour 100 007 x — 8 6 0
April 21
The News-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Gilmour 8, University 2 University 000 110 0 — 2 6 2 Gilmour 100 007 x — 8 6 0 Gilmour: Zarrinmakan 2B, 1r, RBI, Cira 1h, 1r, 2SB, RBI; University: Kilroy 2h, Letrich 1h, 1r, BB, RBI WP: Murphy (2-0) 6IP, 2ER, 3K; LP: Kilroy 5IP, 2ER, 5K Record:... Read more
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Newsmax
Obama to Become First President to Visit Hiroshima: NikkeiMore than 70 years after a U.S. atomic bomb devastated the city of Hiroshima, B
Obama to Become First President to Visit Hiroshima: Nikkei
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
More than 70 years after a U.S. atomic bomb devastated the city of Hiroshima, Barack Obama is set to become the first sitting president to pay tribute to the tens of thousands of victims in the western Japanese city, the Nikkei business daily... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Victor Davis Hanson: The horros of Hiroshima in contextThe dropping of two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasa
Victor Davis Hanson: The horros of Hiroshima in context
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 13 days ago
The dropping of two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945 remains the only wartime use of nuclear weapons in history. No one knows exactly how many Japanese citizens were killed by the two American bombs. A... Read more
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The Mercury News
Victor Davis Hanson: The horrors of Hiroshima in contextThe dropping of two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasa
Victor Davis Hanson: The horrors of Hiroshima in context
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
The dropping of two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945 remains the only wartime use of nuclear weapons in history. No one knows exactly how many Japanese citizens were killed by the two American bombs. A... Read more
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The Washington Times
VICTOR DAVIS HANSON: The horrors of Hiroshima in contextANALYSIS/OPINION: The dropping of two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of H
VICTOR DAVIS HANSON: The horrors of Hiroshima in context
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: The dropping of two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945 remains the only wartime use of nuclear weapons in history. No one knows exactly how many Japanese citizens were killed by the two... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
WWII sub in North Little Rock a link to dad for teacherCharlie Duveen's eighth-grade physics class in New York is designing a nuclear-
WWII sub in North Little Rock a link to dad for teacher
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Charlie Duveen's eighth-grade physics class in New York is designing a nuclear-powered submarine as a semester project due in time for review Thursday by U.S. Navy architects and engineers. But Duveen's attention Tuesday was on a different... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
WWII sub a link to dad for teacherCharlie Duveen's eighth-grade physics class in New York is designing a nuclear-
WWII sub a link to dad for teacher
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Charlie Duveen's eighth-grade physics class in New York is designing a nuclear-powered submarine as a semester project due in time for review Thursday by U.S. Navy architects and engineers. But Duveen's attention Tuesday was on a different... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Oxnard man helping to restore historic aircraft in SeattleApril 18--Sergio Fierro started cleaning and restoring automobiles in Oxnard ab
Oxnard man helping to restore historic aircraft in Seattle
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 15 days ago
April 18--Sergio Fierro started cleaning and restoring automobiles in Oxnard about 10 years ago, something that would eventually lead to his participation in a project to help preserve aviation history. The 41-year-old Oxnard man is one of a handful... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Oxnard man helping to restore historic aircraft in SeattleCOURTESY PHOTO A team of detainers work on the Air Force One jet in Seattle onc
Oxnard man helping to restore historic aircraft in Seattle
Ventura County Star / Posted 16 days ago
COURTESY PHOTO A team of detainers work on the Air Force One jet in Seattle once used by presidents Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson and Nixon. Sergio Fierro started cleaning and restoring automobiles in Oxnard about 10 years ago, something that would... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Board grounds lease for airport spaceThe county Board of Supervisors last week considered a resolution authorizing a
Board grounds lease for airport space
The Leader-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
The county Board of Supervisors last week considered a resolution authorizing a one-year agreement with Smokin' Slab Barbecue Pit for lease of the building. But the board went into a closed-door, executive session at the County Office Building for... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
It's not goodbye for retiring priestlife stories. Inside the rectory of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church sat an old w
It's not goodbye for retiring priest
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 16 days ago
life stories. Inside the rectory of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church sat an old wooden desk that for the past 40 years has become the Rev. James Reymann’s sanctuary. At that desk, he has read the Bible, jotted down service notes and prayed the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Story of cities #24: how Hiroshima rose from the ashes of nuclear destructionThe people of Hiroshima have developed a verbal shorthand for describing their
Story of cities #24: how Hiroshima rose from the ashes of nuclear destruction
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 17 days ago
The people of Hiroshima have developed a verbal shorthand for describing their city’s layout. A particular street is “about 1.5 kilometres away”; a building “500 metres north”. No further explanation is required. The unspoken reference point is the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
AV detailer selected for Air Force One teamdetail the U.S. President's original mode of air transportation. Ryan Rehart o
AV detailer selected for Air Force One team
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 19 days ago
detail the U.S. President's original mode of air transportation. Ryan Rehart of Executive Auto Detail, who is also a San Bernardino EMS and firefighter, has been selected as the newest member of the elite Air Force One Detailing Team, who is also... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Melrose aviator was first to fly nonstop around globeApril 14--MELROSE -- "Three times the bomber came low over the city while the f
Melrose aviator was first to fly nonstop around globe
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 19 days ago
April 14--MELROSE -- "Three times the bomber came low over the city while the fighters buzzed the town four times." The Melrose Beacon printed these words in May 1949. But the paper wasn't referring to a military strike or air show. It was... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Assailants come clean on 1945 death of US airman in JapanYoshio Karino was 11 when he helped to beat an American airman to death in the
Assailants come clean on 1945 death of US airman in Japan
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
Yoshio Karino was 11 when he helped to beat an American airman to death in the closing days of the Second World War, while Yasuhiro Hamada was just two years older. Today, more than seven decades later, the two men have broken their silence on an... Read more
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The New Yorker
HiroshimaA hundred thousand people were killed by the atomic bomb. Survivors wonder why
Hiroshima
The New Yorker / Posted 20 days ago
A hundred thousand people were killed by the atomic bomb. Survivors wonder why they lived when so many others died.Credit Photograph from Rolls Press / Popperfoto via Getty I—A Noiseless Flash At exactly fifteen minutes past eight in the morning, on... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
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The Aero-News Network
FAA On FlightSims, CarterCopter Update, B-29 Doc Runs EnginesDesign The FAA has released a final rule that will allow instrument pilot cand
FAA On FlightSims, CarterCopter Update, B-29 Doc Runs Engines
The Aero-News Network / Posted 22 days ago
Design The FAA has released a final rule that will allow instrument pilot candidates to make more use of simulators in obtaining their rating. The use of aviation training devices for instrument flight training has been recognized as a valuable... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
FAA On FlightSims, CarterCopter Update, B-29 Doc Runs EnginesDesign The FAA has released a final rule that will allow instrument pilot cand
FAA On FlightSims, CarterCopter Update, B-29 Doc Runs Engines
The Aero-News Network / Posted 22 days ago
Design The FAA has released a final rule that will allow instrument pilot candidates to make more use of simulators in obtaining their rating. The use of aviation training devices for instrument flight training has been recognized as a valuable... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
2016 Air Force One & Museum of Flight Detail Team Preps 15+ Priceless Aircraft for Boeing CentennialSEATTLE, April 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- It is the biggest and most prestigious
2016 Air Force One & Museum of Flight Detail Team Preps 15+ Priceless Aircraft for Boeing Centennial
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 22 days ago
SEATTLE, April 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- It is the biggest and most prestigious historic aircraft detailing project on record, all in celebration of Boeing's 100th Anniversary, and the opening of the Seattle Museum of Flight's new Airpark Pavilion... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
B-29 Doc Runs Engines For The First Time In 2016First Flight Reported To Be Coming 'Soon' After a long, cold Kansas winter, th
B-29 Doc Runs Engines For The First Time In 2016
The Aero-News Network / Posted 22 days ago
First Flight Reported To Be Coming 'Soon' After a long, cold Kansas winter, the team restoring the B-29 'Doc' rolled the iconic bomber out of a hangar and started her engines for the first time this year on Saturday, and the team says they are... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Gut-Wrenching US Hypocrisy at Hiroshimaministers then issued a joint Hiroshima statement which purports to call for a
Gut-Wrenching US Hypocrisy at Hiroshima
Op-Ed News / Posted 23 days ago
ministers then issued a joint Hiroshima statement which purports to call for a world free from nuclear weapons. Now it is being mooted that US President Barack Obama may make a visit to Hiroshima next month during another G7 summit for world... Read more
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ABC News
Secretary Kerry Makes 'Gut-Wrenching' Visit to Hiroshima MemorialAlthough he did not apologize for the U.S. decision to drop the bomb, Kerry cal
Secretary Kerry Makes 'Gut-Wrenching' Visit to Hiroshima Memorial
ABC News / Posted 23 days ago
Although he did not apologize for the U.S. decision to drop the bomb, Kerry called his trip to the memorial “stunning” and “gut-wrenching.” “It reminds everybody of the extraordinary complexity of choices in war and of what war does to people, to... Read more
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BBC News
John Kerry makes historic visit to Hiroshima memorial - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
John Kerry makes historic visit to Hiroshima memorial
BBC News / Posted 24 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say John Kerry makes historic visit to Hiroshima... Read more
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Newsmax
Kerry's Visit to Hiroshima Nuclear Site Tests Water for ObamaSeventy-one years after a U.S. atomic bomb devastated Hiroshima, John Kerry wil
Kerry's Visit to Hiroshima Nuclear Site Tests Water for Obama
Newsmax / Posted 24 days ago
Seventy-one years after a U.S. atomic bomb devastated Hiroshima, John Kerry will on Monday become the first incumbent Secretary of State to pay tribute to the tens of thousands of victims in the western Japanese city. Kerry, the highest-ranked U.S.... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Barksdale, pilots prepare for Defenders of Liberty Airshow 2016The 2016 Barksdale Defenders of Liberty Air Show is slated for Saturday, April
Barksdale, pilots prepare for Defenders of Liberty Airshow 2016
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 26 days ago
The 2016 Barksdale Defenders of Liberty Air Show is slated for Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1. Show time is expected to start at 11:00 a.m. both days. The performance schedules are also expected to be the same both day, but may fluctuate. Acts... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Barksdale, pilots prepare for Defenders of Liberty Airshow 2016The 2016 Barksdale Defenders of Liberty Air Show is slated for Saturday, April
Barksdale, pilots prepare for Defenders of Liberty Airshow 2016
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 26 days ago
The 2016 Barksdale Defenders of Liberty Air Show is slated for Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1. Show time is expected to start at 11:00 a.m. both days. The performance schedules are also expected to be the same both day, but may fluctuate. Acts... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Aerobic pilots set to perform at BAFB air showThe 2016 Barksdale Defenders of Liberty Air Show is slated for Saturday, April
Aerobic pilots set to perform at BAFB air show
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 26 days ago
The 2016 Barksdale Defenders of Liberty Air Show is slated for Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1. Show time is expected to start at 11:00 a.m. both days. The performance schedules are also expected to be the same both day, but may fluctuate. Acts... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Aerobic pilots set to perform at BAFB air showThe 2016 Barksdale Defenders of Liberty Air Show is slated for Saturday, April
Aerobic pilots set to perform at BAFB air show
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 26 days ago
The 2016 Barksdale Defenders of Liberty Air Show is slated for Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1. Show time is expected to start at 11:00 a.m. both days. The performance schedules are also expected to be the same both day, but may fluctuate. Acts... Read more
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